Palestinians didn't reject the territory... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Bengo
    • 12.04.11 | 18:29 (IDT)

    ...they rejected the partition of it in such a way that the Jews, who owned 5.8 percent of the land, would receive more than 50 percent, and that would have given Jews sovereignty over a territory with roughly equal numbers of Jews and Palestinians. It is clear from Zionist archival records that they only accepted the partition plan because they knew Arabs would reject it, and that it would be a temporary solution until the could, one way, or another, become the absolute rulers over the whole thing.

    from the article: Settler council: Netanyahu's West Bank pullout plan radiates panic
    First published 13:11 12.04.11 | Last updated 13:11 12.04.11
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